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Joe Manchin III's Public Statements

Full Name: Joe Manchin III
Office: U.S. Senate (WV) - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Gayle; 3 Children: Heather, Joseph IV, Brooke
Birth Date: 08/24/1947
Birth Place: Farmington, WV
Home City: Fairmont, WV
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
Jan. 8, 2014 Rockefeller Advances Measures to Boost West Virginia Hospitals and Health Centers
Jan. 7, 2014 Rockefeller, Manchin, Rahall Announce Funding to Help Families in Need Find Employment
Dec. 20, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Protect Vital Home Energy Funding
Sept. 26, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Minority Leader McConnell, Chairwoman Mikulski, and Vice Chairman Shelby - Push for LIHEAP Funding
Aug. 21, 2013 Manchin Pleased with Court Decision to Maintain Health Benefits for Retirees and Their Families
June 6, 2013 Senators King, Coburn, Manchin & Flake Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Reduce Overlapping Benefit Payments
May 2, 2013 Governor Tomblin Announces Decision to Expand Medicaid in West Virginia
Dec. 7, 2012 Manchin's Message from the Hill to the Mountains: "Life Is Old There" -- Our Responsibility To Our Seniors
Sept. 20, 2012 Senators Say Hands Off Social Security
Aug. 22, 2012 News and Sentinel - Manchin Wants End to Political Gridlock
Aug. 1, 2012 Veterans Jobs Corps Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed--Continued
May 16, 2012 Congressional Delegation Fights for WV Hospitals
May 16, 2012 Delegation Joins Capito In Fighting For WV Hospitals
March 16, 2012 Manchin's Message from the Hill to the Mountains: Century Aluminum Deal Shows What We Can Achieve By Working Together
Feb. 17, 2012 Manchin Votes Against Crippling Social Security
Dec. 23, 2011 Manchin Statement on Payroll Tax Agreement
Dec. 8, 2011 Manchin Votes Against Two Measures That Would Jeopardize Social Security
Dec. 8, 2011 Facts About the Payroll Tax Cut Proposals to Jeopardize Social Security
Dec. 6, 2011 Statement on Payroll Tax Cut Compromise, Protecting Social Security
Dec. 2, 2011 Manchin's Message from the Hill to the Mountains: Protecting Social Security for Future Generations
Oct. 20, 2011 Parkersburg News and Sentinel - Congressmen Praise Social Security Change
Oct. 19, 2011 Manchin Statement on 3.6 Percent Cola Increase
Aug. 19, 2011 What I Heard from West Virginians on my 'Rebuilding America' Tour
Aug. 5, 2011 Manchin's Message from the Hill to the Mountains: Reaching a Deal on the Debt Ceiling
Aug. 1, 2011 Manchin Statement on Debt Ceiling Deal
July 21, 2011 Manchin: 'Gang of Six' Proposal Will Help Keep Our Promises to Seniors
July 15, 2011 Letter to Secretary Geithner
June 15, 2011 Manchin Reacts to 'Appalling' Report on Government Waste
Jan. 4, 2011 Joe Manchin: Together We Can Make A Real Difference
March 12, 2008 Governor Reminds West Virginians They Must File Federal Tax Returns to receive Stimulus Payments
Aug. 17, 2007 Public Works' 'Common Sense' Recommendations Already Saving Millions More than Planned
June 26, 2007 Tobacco Bond Sale Marks Over $2.5 Billion in Savings and Much Lower Debt Payments in Future
June 23, 2006 Common Sense Management Decisions Will Save State Millions
June 22, 2006 Governor: State Will Realize Savings of $318 Million By Implementing
March 24, 2006 Making A Commitment To Our Teachers and Our State
Nov. 7, 2005 Governor Announces Plans For November Special Session
Sept. 16, 2005 Fiscally Responsible Plan To Eliminate Food Tax Benefits All West Virginians
July 29, 2005 Voucher Increase Directly Benefits State's Neediest Families
July 27, 2005 Governor Announces Expansion of Children's Clothing Voucher Program
March 11, 2005 June 25 Election Critical To State's Economic Future
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Keeping our Promises to Seniors
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Protecting Core Programs for Seniors and Veterans
Issue Position: Social Security
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